If I Were The Night

December 12, 2010
By sarahj72294 BRONZE, St. Paris, Ohio
sarahj72294 BRONZE, St. Paris, Ohio
3 articles 0 photos 4 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and charm and gaiety to life and to everything"


If I were the night would you be the stars to look over me?
If I were a valley, would you be the mountains?
If I were the people of the world, would you be heaven?
If I were a rainforest, would you be my canopy of trees?

If I were a butterfly, would you be my wings to guide me?
If I were a child, would you be desire?
If I were the rain, would you be a storm?
If I were darkness, would you be the moon?

If I were words, would you be the pages of a book to surround me?
If I were a vine, would you be flowers?
If I were Earth, would you be space?
If I were a snowflake, would you be a glacier?

If I were words, would you be a scholar to love me?
If I were the sea, would you be a sailor?
If I were a canvas, would you be an artist?
If I were silence, would you be a mime?

If I were violence, would you be harmony to save me?
If I were the desert, would you be an oasis?
If I were nature, would you be sunshine?
If I were a rose, would you be my thorns?

These are all pretty analogies
Though the real question,
Is if I were me and you were you,
Would you love me, the way I, you?


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on Apr. 20 2011 at 2:11 pm
sarahj72294 BRONZE, St. Paris, Ohio
3 articles 0 photos 4 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and charm and gaiety to life and to everything"

Thank you :)

on Apr. 20 2011 at 2:06 pm
ShadowOfaGirl GOLD, St.paris, Ohio
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Favorite Quote:
I would rather you hate me for all that I am then love me for something I'm not.

Wonderfully written :)


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